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Lothian Buses reveal fare increase and route changes

Edinburgh
A car skidded on Hermitage Drive and ended up on top of a road sign. Picture: Shaun Donaldson (@Shaun_Donaldson)

Car skids off Edinburgh road as Scotland snow warning raised to amber

Edinburgh

Family in emotional appeal to find missing Finnish teacher

Edinburgh

Man who entered play park naked apart from hoodie ‘on stag night gone wrong’

Crime

Homeless Edinburgh soldier of Waverley Steps dies aged 47

Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s historic Caledonian Hotel sold for £85m

Business

George Street could be pedestrianised under plans

New Town

Two taxi drivers have licences suspended over Balmoral Hotel ranking

Transport
A double room suite - the first on a British train - with ensuite and shower.

New Caledonian Sleeper trains delayed until October

Transport

Susan Dalgety: I may be 60 but I won’t be getting my free bus pass

Gillian Ewing.

Family of Edinburgh mum who died in bin lorry crash agree £800k compensation

News
Ann and Bert Dow, from Stenhouse, who appear in Edinburgh Headway Group's award-winning brain injury video.

Couple share story in brain injury film

News
Staff member Beth Fisher at Earthy Food Stores, Canonmills. 
Pic Neil Hanna

Future of Earthy in doubt after business is sold

Edinburgh
Red Massey Ferguson tractors from different eras line up for inspection

Vintage machinery set for first Edinburgh Tractor World Show

Business
Annette Lamb from Edinburgh

Barnardo’s volunteer Annette Lamb amazed at top charity prize

News
Tailor Ed Charity - which has had it's Big Lottery funding withdrawn

the charity Project Workers

Lifeline Edinburgh charity faces closure as funding falls through

News
Josh Dow is a British Champion gardener and has just found out that he is to travel to Russia next year to compete in the World Championships.

Meet the Liberton gardener set to take on the best at the world landscaping championships

News

Battle for a better life brings Gambian to Sighthill fire station

News 1

Edinburgh charity heroes join stars on New Year’s Honours List

News

Shock VR video to warn Edinburgh kids against joyriding

Edinburgh

Amazon shares Edinburgh’s most popular buys of 2017

Edinburgh 1
Police have charged a 15-year-old boy over the alleged disorder

Boy charged over alleged motorcycle disorder in Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Man who entered play park naked apart from hoodie ‘on stag night gone wrong’

Crime 2
Edinburgh High Court

Man acquitted of allegedly stabbing his childhood friend to death

Edinburgh
Ross Jameson was jailed at Dundee Sheriff Court. Picture: PA

Man jailed for “predatory” internet chats with young girls

Crime

Teenager charged over alleged assault of 12-year-old girl

Edinburgh

Two taxi drivers have licences suspended over Balmoral Hotel ranking

Transport 7

Anthony Stokes given penalty points after driving without a licence

Edinburgh

Greyfriars Bobby memorial fixed thanks to charitable act

Crime 2

Scotland’s weather: snow causes crashes and school closures

Transport
A double room suite - the first on a British train - with ensuite and shower.

New Caledonian Sleeper trains delayed until October

Transport 1
Norwegian launched its three US routes from Edinburgh just seven months ago.

Norwegian to axe a US route from Edinburgh over tax cut delays

Transport
Lothian Buses have announced a 10p fare increase

Lothian Buses reveal fare increase and route changes

Edinburgh 5
A car skidded on Hermitage Drive and ended up on top of a road sign. Picture: Shaun Donaldson (@Shaun_Donaldson)

Car skids off Edinburgh road as Scotland snow warning raised to amber

Edinburgh 1
Snow on the A68 at Carter Bar near the English Border this morning. Picture: Amey Trunk Roads

Scotland's weather: Snow warning raised to amber

News
Potholes in Sleigh Drive, Craigentinny

Pothole pandemic: Edinburgh’s roads compared to ‘Third World’

Transport 7

Sir Salter Scott: Names of Scottish road gritters prove a hit

Transport 1

One third of private car parks breach consumer laws

Transport

Waverley work to continue despite Carillion collapse

Business

Two taxi drivers have licences suspended over Balmoral Hotel ranking

Transport 7
Rachel Guatelli and David sterratt, chairs of Drummond Community High School parent council with other group members. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Parents set for crunch talks over Gaelic school plans

Education 3
The S3 pupils during their lesson. Picture: Facebook

Scottish high school sparks debate over pheasant-butchering lesson

Education
Thomas Sutherland and Emily Martin with a model  helicopter, designed as part of a new work placement scheme at Leonardo MW in Edinburgh. Photograph: Alistair Linford

Apprentices at defence giant give Scottish pupils a workplace wow factor

Education
Parents at Drummond Community High are concerned about plans to turn the school into a dedicated Gaelic education centre. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Gaelic plan for Edinburgh school branded ‘social cleansing’

Education 12

Readers react to protests over plans to move Edinburgh’s Gaelic school

Edinburgh 2

John McLellan: Schools should be allowed to ignore teaching council

Opinion 2

Experienced maths teacher in England ‘told to retrain’ for Scots job

Education 1

Maths teacher is ‘blocked’ from taking job in Edinburgh

Education 11
NHS Lothian records worst A&E waiting times since records began.

NHS Lothian worst ever A&E waiting times

Health
NHS Lothian was one of the top health boards for medical negligence pay outs

NHS Lothian paid out almost £33m for medical mistakes

Health
Crewe Medical Centre. Picture; Google Maps

Heart attack victim forced to ‘get bus to hospital after Edinburgh GP snub’

Health
John Swinney Deputy First Minister and Shona Robison Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport

Brian Monteith: Time the SNP stopped dodging NHS responsibilty

Opinion 2
Researchers in Germany found men over 65 were fitter because of DIY and gardening

Helen Martin: Oi! Scientists! Housework is just as strenuous as DIY

Opinion
The flu vaccine.

Some Boots stores temporarily run out of flu jab

News 1
Aime Gilberston's mum Jenna lost consciousness in a community hospital car park. Picture: SWNS

Helen Martin: Don’t blame NHS receptionist over hospital collapse

Opinion 3

Health chief issues operations warning as flu outbreak hits

Health

Timetable ‘vital’ for replacement Edinburgh cancer centre

Health

Susan Morrison: Your hand is not a hanky

Opinion 1

Susan Morrison: Don’t be a self-sacrificing virus martyr

Opinion 1
Laura Muir in action during the 4 x 1000m relay

Steve Cardownie: Edinburgh cross country race was a showcase for city

Opinion 1
Daniel Johnson MSP

Daniel Johnson: GP shortage is harming our health

Opinion
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon with Europe Minister Michael Russell

Ian Swanson: Ignore Scotland at your peril, Mrs May – say Tories

Opinion 1
David McGarvey, 28, was killed in an accident while riding his motorbike in Duddingston on Boxing Day

Steve Cardownie: Biker mayhem is no way to remember the dead

Opinion 1

Brian Monteith: Time the SNP stopped dodging NHS responsibilty

Opinion 2

Euan McGrory: When did Leith Walk become so hipster?

Opinion 1

Deidre Brock: Mundell is caught knitting on the job

Opinion 2

Helen Martin: I’m raging over Edinburgh’s chill-out zone

Opinion 4
NHS Lothian was one of the top health boards for medical negligence pay outs

NHS Lothian paid out almost £33m for medical mistakes

Health
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon with Europe Minister Michael Russell

Ian Swanson: Ignore Scotland at your peril, Mrs May – say Tories

Opinion 1
George Street stalls

Chirstmas in Edinburgh

George Street could be pedestrianised under plans

New Town 11
David Mundell failed to make the promised amendments to the Brexit Bill

Deidre Brock: Mundell is caught knitting on the job

Opinion 2
St Andrew Square and The Mound precinct will be transformed into zen-like portals of tranquillity

Helen Martin: I’m raging over Edinburgh’s chill-out zone

Opinion 4
Carillion projects could be at risk. Picture; PA

What the Carillion collapse means to Scotland

Politics

New bid to ban use of plastic straws in Scotland

Politics 2

Nicola Sturgeon to decide on indyref2 by the end of 2018

News 2

Clock ticking on hard Brexit ‘disaster’ says Nicola Sturgeon

Politics 1

Ruth Davidson: My job is bigger than being cabinet Minister

News

Scottish Socialist Party protest outside Edinburgh’s Apple store

Edinburgh 4
Flashdance

Review: Flashdance - Calling Gloria... sort the glitches

Entertainment
The Caledonian Hotel can trace its origins back to the 1840s. Picture: TSPL

A pictorial history of Edinburgh’s Caledonian Hotel

News
The Caledonian Hotel has been sold to an overseas investor in a multi-million pound deal

Edinburgh’s historic Caledonian Hotel sold for £85m

Business 2
One St Andrew Square

German tech firm KPV LAB to open Edinburgh office

Business
The Caledonian Hotel has been sold to an overseas investor in a multi-million pound deal

Edinburgh’s historic Caledonian Hotel sold for £85m

Business 2
VisitScotland director Paul Bush is one of Scotland's leading festivals and events experts.

Scottish festival organisers told they may have to rely on crowdfunding in future

Entertainment
Many private car parks breach consumer protection laws, an investigation has found. Picture: Elliot Brown/Flickr/CC

One third of private car parks breach consumer laws

Transport